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Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency

Because of COVID, I, like perhaps many of you, have been spending a lot of time inside (prior to this unusually nice weather we are having). While spending hours upon days upon weeks upon MONTHS inside, I’ve noticed our utility bill steadily rising. This prompted me...

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What kind of strawberry are you?

What kind of strawberry are you?

What kind of strawberry are you? Take this quiz to find out, and learn about the different varieties of strawberries!  Keep a running tally in your head while you take this quiz. To get your results, you will add up the numbers that correspond with your answer...

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Strength in Diversity

Strength in Diversity

One of nature’s great lessons is that there is strength in diversity, and your garden is a great place to see this in action. Gardening techniques like companion planting, interplanting, and guilds, all of which involve planting more than one type of plant in a given...

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Planting Tomatoes

Planting Tomatoes

Tomato plants grow like weeds and they can get huge! You need to think about how you are going to support them before you even start planting. The type of tomato you are growing can help you decide. There are two types of tomatoes - bush tomatoes (called...

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